Do you set aside time to dream?

It’s the end of a quarter, and the planning workshop is only a few weeks away.  This is also the end of my planning year.  My planning cycle is from October to September.  I like finishing the year off with … Read more

Sometimes, you have to clean out the fridge.

Recently in one of my accountability groups, a member talked about how difficult it was to create an ideal week.   When we got them talking, they shared how much they had on their plate.  Think multiple businesses, part-time jobs, volunteer … Read more

What really is accountability?

Often the terms accountability and responsibility are used interchangeably. However, they are not the same thing.   Responsibility is all about what you are responsible for doing.  Accountability is about having to answer for the outcome of our decisions, work, mistakes, … Read more

I start my business day with three questions.

I started Acuity Path in March 2020.  Before then, I did other things, but I started my accountability groups and coaching in March 2020.  I launched my website and started my blog at the same time.  In April 2020, I … Read more

Three powerful reasons to do a brain dump!

A couple of weeks ago, I provided training on getting control of your week.  In training, I wanted attendees actually to do the work I suggested. So, at each step, I gave time to complete the task.   One of the … Read more

Secret Weapon #2: ClickUp

I love time management. I love the challenge of doing more in the same amount of time or doing the same in less time.  Either way, I love time management because it allows me to build my business while living … Read more

Why not achieving a goal is still a win.

I set annual goals and then break them down into smaller quarterly goals.   As the quarter progresses, I check in with my accountability partner on how I am doing. Am I on track or not on track?  I always start … Read more

We are always in control of how we respond.

Sometimes things happen beyond our control.  Although what is happening may be beyond our control, how we respond is.   Always.   This blog is inspired by some of the posts and comments from entrepreneurs related to the Rogers outage.    How … Read more

The benefits of planning every 90-days

Each quarter I host a planning workshop.   In the planning workshop, we take an annual plan and break it down into the remaining quarters, and then we build detailed maps for the quarter we are planning for.   Each quarter, we … Read more

Goal Setting in 7 Steps.

Did you miss my 90-day planning workshop?   Did you miss my 90-day planning course?  If you did, and likely you did, I encourage you to take the time now and update your plans and goals.   In my workshop and course, … Read more

The first thing I plan when setting my goals

I just finished my 90-day planning for the next quarter.    As I reflect on the process, I realize that I teach it in a different order than I actually practice when I teach the goal-setting process.     When I … Read more

Secret Weapon #1: Bullet Journal

I have always planned, and it just came naturally to me.  But how I plan has changed over the years.   Some changes happened because my life changed, others because I learned new systems and techniques. Now it changes because I’m … Read more